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Best thing in Ourense

Ourense's old town is quite lovely but really not that much stands out in comparison to any other... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2016
stonewithnomoss
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Superb medieval cloister

One of the finest preserved cloisters from this period (@ 1300) in an old monastery long... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2016
Macaraca48
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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“Best thing in Ourense”
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“Superb medieval cloister”
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Rua Emilia Pardo Bazan s/n, 32004 Ourense, Spain
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Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Ourense's old town is quite lovely but really not that much stands out in comparison to any other old town in Galicia. However, this cloister is just amazing. The only thing left is the colonnaded courtyard, but it is just amazing. It is really the...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2016

One of the finest preserved cloisters from this period (@ 1300) in an old monastery long disestablished, but the historic cloister preserved. Unusual that every column is double, with different carved capitols - human, animal, floral figures.

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Reviewed 27 November 2015

I took me ages to find my way here but i t was worth it. The cloister is to the right of the main gate on the street, almost hidden. The church was taken over by the Civil Guard and more or less destroyed but...More

1  Thank dawnGalicia
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